Closure of Goring and Cleeve Preschool
Dear Parents and Carers
It is with sadness that we need to inform you that the outcome of the pre-school charity members vote is to close the pre-school at the end of the Summer term (the last day will be 24th July 2019) and dissolve the pre-school charity soon after (once any obligations have been met).
The committee would like to thank everyone that attended the meeting and the members that voted.
The pre-school will remain open and we will aim to run the administration and day-to day operation of the pre-school as normal (including activities such as PE and Forest School) until the last day of term, Wednesday 24th July.
For parents and carers who require childcare after this date, your local authority Family Information Service can help you find alternative childcare. The details for Oxfordshire and West Berkshire are as follows:
Oxfordshire: www.oxfordshire.gov.uk/familyinformation 01865 323332
West Berkshire: www.westberks.gov.uk/fis 01635 503100
We will keep you up to date on the process, but please contact the committee if you have any questions regarding the closure of the pre-school. The volunteer parent committee would like to thank you for giving us and our staff your ongoing support at this very difficult time.
The Pre-school Committee
Let’s learn, play and grow together
Located within the grounds of Goring Primary School, Goring and Cleeve Pre-School offers a variety of resources and environments for your child to develop and learn through play.
We welcome children from the age of two until they start school.
We help children to make friends and become a part of the classroom community.
Children learn through a wide range of play equipment, enclosed outside play area and a garden.
Older children take part in weekly Forest School sessions with a trained Forest School Leader, held at Withymead Nature Reserve.
Our experienced, qualified team deliver the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) framework.
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